Who Should I Start? Vance McDonald or Sony Michel

Week 1 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
10.8 0.0 0.0 3.8 47.6 0.4

Vance McDonald News

Stuck in committee

Wednesday, August 21, 1:38 PM

Offensive coordinator Randy Fichtner said McDonald won't see a significant increase in playing time compared to last year, Dale Lolley of DKPittsburghSports.com reports. "[McDonald] still won't," Fichtner said. "He's never going to play the full game. That's never going to happen."

Week 1 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
10.3 58.8 0.4 0.9 6.9 0.0

Sony Michel News

Clearly the team's lead back

Friday, August 16, 9:41 AM

Despite being eased into the mix early on due to knee maintenance, Michel "has clearly been the (Patriots') lead back throughout camp," Jeff Howe of the Athletic reports.